Violet R. ‘Shortie’ Shaeffer, 88

Violet R. “Shortie” Shaeffer, 88, of Frankford, Del., formerly of Baltimore, Md., passed away Sept. 15, 2018, at the Delaware Veterans Home, Milford, Del.

She proudly served her county in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. She also worked as a clerk for the Post Office in Baltimore.

Shaeffer is survived by her close friends, Laslie and Laura Baer of Frankford, Del.

Services and burial were to be private. Condolences may be sent online at